In response to the key findings in the Community Needs Assessment, Liberty Community Development Corporation (LCDC) is establishing a new 13,000 square feet community youth center located in Woodlawn, Maryland. The facility will include a gymnasium, computer lab, training rooms and will be a safe place for youth and their families.
Programs and elements will include workforce development, re-entry, after-school programming, male and female mentoring, leadership development, cultural enrichment, life skills, sports and fitness. The youth center will also provide adults with the opportunity to participate in various training and development programs to include parenting and family strengthening, home ownership, marriage enrichment and financial literacy.
Benefits of LCDC community youth center are job creation, healthier community, stronger families, education and economic empowerment, safe haven, crime prevention and a comprehensive approach to the needs of the community.